John R. Soderstrom grew up in Morton, Illinois. John attended the University of Colorado where he received a bachelor’s degree in kinesiology while volunteering at the student health center. He then worked as an emergency medical technician at a busy emergency department for three years while studying at the University of Colorado in Denver.
John received his physician assistant degree at the Arizona School of Health Sciences where he completed training at Mayo Clinic and Mayo Hospital in Phoenix, Ariz. John is also a member of the Mayo School of Health Sciences Alumni Association at Mayo Clinic College of Medicine.
In September 2006, he began his practice as a Physician Assistant at Soderstrom Skin Institute. John lives in Morton with his wife and two sons.